Fonds - William Rickaby fonds

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William Rickaby fonds

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  • 1896-1975 (Creation)
    Rickaby, William

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4 cm of textual records
10 photographs

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(1888 - 1975)

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William Rickaby was born in Guelph, Ontario on April 13, 1888. He attended Albert College in Belleville and studied theology at Columbian College in New Westminster. He was ordained by the BC Conference of the Methodist Church in 1921. Rickaby served churches in British Columbia at Lillooet (1921-1925), Michel (1925-1927), Wardner (1927-1930), and Clo-oose (1936-1964). He retired in 1964 and died November 20, 1975.

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Fonds consists of four record series: Baptismal records (1941-1954); Correspondence (1938-1947); Memorabilia (1896-1975); and Photographs (1907-1972).

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Records were donated to the Archives by B. Morgan Rickaby, in August 2000 via Rev. David Smith.


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Created January 7, 2016

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  • English

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